Technology

  • Surf the net for ag information.

    Farmers today have access to a seemingly endless supply of information via the Internet. But there is such a thing as […]

  • Basic systems access GPS technology at low cost.

    If you’ve yet to take the plunge into GPS (global positioning system) guidance equipment, your head is likely spinning a little […]

  • He lives the dream.

    You’ve heard the expression, “like a kid in a candy shop.” Well, that’s Steve Larocque in a wheat field, or canola […]

  • Set up your cab for surround sound.

    GPS and auto steer may be grabbing farm-tech headlines but in-cab entertainment is also raising eyebrows among farmers looking for something […]

  • No shortage of forage equipment.

    While sales of tractors and equipment used for grain production have soared, the machinery most commonly used by livestock producers has […]

  • New fungicide improves disease protection.

    Thanks to a new fungicide from Bayer CropScience, wheat growers will have another option for combating fusarium head blight (FHB) in […]

  • Go big or go fast?

    Should you go just a little faster to stretch the performance of your sprayer? And if it's possible to speed up, […]

  • Fieldwork goes hands off.

    Technology is a beautiful thing. Especially if it saves you time and money, and lowers operator stress. That's exactly what GPS […]

  • Canola genome explained.

    The genome is built from DNA that carries, for example, the genetic information necessary for a canola seed to grow, flower, […]

  • Personalize your weather report.

    With a new baler in his shed, Doyle Wiebe was looking for the right time to bring it into the field. […]